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with the coldest temperatures of the season - obviously this would not* be a good week-end - to be with-out** heat. heat.it's especially important to make sure furnaces and other home heating equipment is in tip-top shape. representatives from alliant energy say, just like during the intense heat of the summer, it's important to make sure during *winter, equipment is serviced regularly to help prevent problems before they start.they say taking small steps now can really save you money and comfort later on. "if you're going to be gone eight hours, turn it down and you're going to see a savings on your energy bill. if you're not going to be that long, keeping it that same temperature is going to be more efficient for you." you."in iowa, energy utilities are prohibited from disconnecting service from customers who haven't paid between november first and april first *or anytime the temperature is twenty or below.
investigating an early morning shooting. shooting.investigators say an 18-year-old man - showed up at the hospital - about three a-m - with a gun -shot - wound.police found the gun - they believe was used in the shooting - in a car - in the 19-hundred block - of west 32nd street.they arrested - 22-year old - dee-ante jenkins - of east dubuque, illinois.the men know each other - and police say - neither jenkins - nor the victim - is cooperating. in muscatine - at least one police officer opened fire on a suspected car thief -- after officers say the suspect rammed a police vehicle. vehicle.police say they began chasing an s-u-v that was reported stolen. as it sped away, it hit several cars, including the police vehicle. that's when an officer fired - and the suspect was hit and taken to the hospital. we don't know his condition tonight - and right now, police aren't releasing any names. today's *cold didn't stop some determined veterans from making a statement in iowa city. city.members - of - operation - twenty three -
miles.it's to raise awareness for the - twenty-two veterans - who commit suicide - every day. day.fox 28 - news reporter - steffi - lee - has the story of one member - who walks to honor her relative. steffi. with the bitter temps we're experiencing - getting outdoors is probably not at the top of most people's to do list.but for national guard member samantha welch - the cold didn't stop her from walking in the frozen hawkeye ruck.she's seen how post traumatic stress disorder can overtake someone's life.it also almost caused a tragedy in her family. family. their numbers might be small on a very cold january day in iowa - but their motive on this gusty saturday morning, is mighty. they're raising awareness about veteran and active duty suicides.operation twenty three to zero marches across the midwest monthly to let people know, veterans need our help. help."definitely an overwhelming experience
people that show up."national guard member samantha welch was one of them - braving the bitter cold - to honor her brother. brother."at times, he thought about taking his life and that's mainly my motivation for this."he was done battling a war overseas - -"you never really leave when you're over there. it's constantly in your mind."but he faced his own battle here at home - with ptsd and depression.he didn't end up taking his life, but sadly, this small group knows, the number who do - is far too large. "it was really hard especially because at that time i was the only one he could talk to about it.the flags held high and names plastered on rucksacks honor those who lost their battles. battles."everybody's wired differently some people need service dogs, some people need counseling" counseling" "everybody knows wants to address it."some walk not only to address the issue - but because they've also been down that tough road before. before. "for me, it was finding a new mission((nat pop)) pop))"you never realize that 22 miles can hurt so bad but
you're done because you're just so overwhelmed with the amount of participation." operation twenty three to zero will hold another event like this in the spring.they plan to gather together in des moines.steffi lee, fox 28 news. with six-teen* days until the iowa caucuses - presidential candidates - are every-where this week-end. week-end.marco rubio - stopped in council bluffs - and johnston.he told the crowds - he under-stands why they don't like the way the country is headed.rubio says he'll transform and re-define america - - and that he can't wait - to run against - hillary clinton. mean-time - the war-of- words - between the leading republicans - donald trump and ted cruz - continued - following thursday's - debate. "i kept saying, 'when's ted cruz going to say something bad? come on ted.' but he kept saying good good good. and i'm just waiting. because a lot of people don't like ted to put it mildly." mildly." "well you know, it seems that
energy. and for whatever reason, donald doesn't react well... when he's going down in the polls." polls."trump - continues to question - whether cruz is eligible to be president - - and is critical of loans - cruz didn't report - that funded his run for the senate in texas. former president bill clinton has been hitting the campaign trail hard this election cycle trying to help his wife hillary become the next president. today, their daughter spent some time with voters. voters.chelsea made a stop this afternoon at the iowa memorial union on the university of iowa campus.the mom already has a two-year-old daughter, and late last year she revealed she's expecting her second child. clinton says her mother is the right candidates to stand up for *families. "in arkansas when she was a senator, pushing for paid family leave, pushing for strong language around new mothers and ultimately new
hasn't yet succeeded in that, it's something she's literally been fighting for, for more than 30 years" years"chelsea clinton also made stops today in davenport and des moines. following the first week - of the iowa legislative session - constituients in the corridor - got to meet with their representatives. the league of women voters - held a forum* this morning. with so many important issues - including school funding - and medi-caid - - organizers say the dialog - is critical.the forums are usually held the third* saturday - of each month - - while law-makers are in session . presidential candidates - - and others are speaking out about a prisoner swap - - that calls for iran - to release - five americans. americans.it's all part of an *exchange -- where the u-s will turn over seven iranians who are waiting to stand trial in the u-s.wendy gillette has more. more. iranian state television announced the news saturdaya&a swap of four
that was wendy gillette reporting.iran has also agreed to investigate the whereabouts of retired f-b-i agent robert levinson who disappeared in the country in 2007. back here at home, when you think of cold weather, you might not automatically assume that mid-evil revelry goes hand-in-hand with it, but it sure made for a fun time today at the cedar rapids public library.the mid-winter renaissance faire was held earlier today.there were sword fights, nobility and knighting ceremonies, and what's a mid-evil festival without some mid-evil music to go along
love it - but it's the big kids who can *really get into the spirit of it all. "this is what the library is all about. we want to bring things here that are family friendly, intergenerational. stuff that brings the community together in a unique way." way."a market was also set up selling carved gourds, and items involving spinning, weaving and calligraphy. coming up on the fox 28 news at nine, going orange. orange.see how one family went the extra mile to get some free tickets.it's video you'll have to see to believe. believe.and - his* side of the story.actor - sean penn - tries to explain - - why he was meeting with the world's most wanted drug lord
marco rubio. he ran for senate saying he opposed amnesty... then he flipped, and worked with liberal chuck schumer to co-author the path to citizenship bill. he threatened to vote against it. and then voted for it. he supported his own dream act and then he abandoned it. marco rubio. just another washington politician you can't trust. jeb bush. he's a leader,
make sure to join us monday for fox 28 morning live.super sunday is getting closer, and many football fans are already planning their big game party. party.we'll
get a look at some food options you can enjoy for the biggest game of the year. that's monday on fox 28 morning live. there are plenty of denver broncos fans here in eastern iowa, and many of them are getting really excited about tomorrow's big game in the mile high city against *pittsburgh. *pittsburgh.but one denver family is getting really excited.so excited, in fact, that they painted their entire house "denver broncos orange." they didn't just do it to show off.it was all part of a contest to win free tickets to the big game.they left the *outside normal, at the request of their home-owners association.but, the inside, well, there's a lot of orange.
first, but now that we've had some time with it and the paint's dried, it's not so bad." bad."the couple won the tickets - *and a fridge full of free beer for their next- stay-at-home game. you can watch that game, by-the-way, over on cbs 2 tomorrow afternoon starting at 3-30.you can see seattle and carolina at noon, right here on fox 28. an ice cold beer might take on new meaning if
you leave it outside for a few minutes tonight. our fox - 28 weather team has been warning* about this for several days - - because we are talking about wind - chills - - that can be very dangerous. dangerous.marissa scott is here now - with a forecast . it's going to be a bitterly cold night and day tomorrow.a wind chill advisory and wind chill warning are in effect for the viewing area through tomorrow morning.our current temps are in the single digits and our wind chills are below 0.overnight both our temps and wind chills will drop to below 0 with some wind chills plummeting to around 40 below. once again it's best to stay inside, and watch the n-f-l game tomorrow, but make sure you wear layers and bundle up if you have to go outside.
incident at the chili - bowl races - - in tulsa - - might not be his fault.video - of his argument with a fan - - went viral - and as lauren par-tain - reports - - it's even more interesting - now that we know the identity of the fan. fan. a national spotlight has focused on tulsa once again-pointing to the chili bowl-where a fight escalated between nascar's tony stewart and a fan. "we were up on the mezzanine, he had been heckling basically the whole night and he finally had enough."twitter users say the argument happened after the heckler-now identified as sgt. kyle hess- flipped off (or made an obscene gesture to) nascar racer tony stewart. "one of them was using colorful language every time mr. stewart rolled by. mr. stewart came up into the stands and witnesses reported he was asking what his problem was with him."in the video- stewart-wearing a gray shirt walks up to hess-in the red sweatshirt-and the two begin to exchange words.as the
grabs stewart's arms-turning the situation physical. security breaks up the two men- causing hess to fall down. "in this case there were no blows thrown. there were words exchanged when it was over it was over and that's how we're looking at it."officers say they're quick to take control of fights that may escalate- and people's safety is their number one priority."roughly 100 thousand people attend this over a week. we've had one arrest. that kind of tells you when you have a crowd that's a good beer drinking crowd, they come here to watch the racing and 99.9 percent of the time that's what they do." fans say this isn't unusual in the sport of racing-but people should be aware of the effects of social media. "it wouldn't have mattered if it was tony stewart of one of these kids in the pit right here. if you are going to grab somebody there is going to be a whole bunch of people on you." lauren - partain - reporting. the sheriff's office - is investigating - - but says it may be a few days - before
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what he had hoped the outcome of the meeting would be.april williams has more. more. "my article failed. let me be clear - my article has failed." sean penn is publicly addressing his controversial 'rolling stone' interview with el chapo for the first time since it was published."i have a terrible regret.""what are the regrets?""i have a regret that the entire discussion about this article ignores its purpose."that purpose, according to penn, was to start a conversation about the war on drugs.instead -- media outlets have focused on the meeting itself."we're going to put all our focus, all our energy, all our billions of dollars on the 'bad guy,' and what happens? you get another death the next day the same way,"el chapo expressed a similar sentiment during the interview with penn --asked whether he feels responsible for high levels of drug addiction, he responded: "...the day i don't exist,
any way at all."the mexican government says the meeting -- brokered by mexican actress kate del castillo -- helped lead to el chapo's recapture. the sinaloa cartel leader had been on the run since escaping altiplano prison in july -- climbing down a hole under his shower and riding a motorcycle through a ventilated underground tunnel.he is currently being held at that same prison while he waits for extradition to the united states.i'm april williams reporting. sean penn's full interview will air tomorrow night on sixty minutes over on cbs 2. you've heard of homes or buildings being evacuated - because of a gas leak. leak.tonight near los angeles - - nearly three * thousand people - are being forced to leave their neighborhood.many became sick - from the fumes - from a leaking* natural gas well. they're calling for governor, jeffy brown - to shut down* the facility.some call it the worst* environmental disaster - since the b-p*
burn off the gas - have been delayed - until regulators can study the proposal. two government vehicles were stolen from a national wildlife refuge in oregon-- it's the same federal park occupied by a group protesting federal land policies. 62-year-old kenneth medenbach was arrested yesterday in connection with the crimeit's not known if he's part of the group occupying the refuge. but his actions, comes just as members of the militia ranchers take down cameras they say the government is using to spy on them. "i believe we are supposed to be a free country, free people don't need to be watched, and it's wrong for them to be doing so, so stop it." it."both of those stolen vehicles reportedly belong to the u-s fish and wildlife service. in west africa - search and rescue operations are still under-way in ber-keeno - faso.security forces are hunting for the al qaeda - terrorists -- who attacked a resort hotel - and cafe -
tonight taiwan has its first *female president after a landmark election. election.supporters filled the streets after polling indicated - a huge* victory for tye - ing - wen. the united states educated attorney - is the candidate from the - democratic progressive party.the victory over nationalist party
indicates dis-satisfied voters who don't want taiwan - to become another chinese territory.wen* - ran on a platform of democracy for taiwan - but notes it will be a tough balancing act - since partner. you might remember the - "pizza** rat" the rodent carrying a slice - in new york, last year.well - - say hello - - to the "pita** rats."somebody dropped - pita bread - in new york's - herald square - subway station.two rats - - immediately - struggled to drag it up the stairs.laura dutch - saw it happening - and shot - the video.the rats - went a few steps - - but took plenty of breaks - to chow down. culinary students in pittsburgh are crazy for crickets! crickets!the students at the art institute of pittsburgh showed off a four-course meal
ingredient.among the dishes served -- cricket pesto, cricket crusted beef with horseradish--and toasted crickets.but what do the insects actually taste like? "if i had to describe the flavor, i'd say, kind of nutty. you'd have to try it yourself" yourself"the school's culinary director says more than two *billion people in the world eat insects -- and crickets are rich in protein. if you're still using windows eight** -- you may finally be forced* to up*grade. micro-soft - has ended support for the operating system.the company recommends - windows eight-point-one - - or windows ten.it means - 50** million users - world-wide - - will no longer get up- dates - to block viruses and hackers. windows eight was never - well received - windows ten - seems to be solid - the up-grade is free.
at nine, cold precautions. precautions.what you need to know as the bone-chilling temperatures make their way into eastern iowa and how to stay safe in the cold. who's the rebel now? no way. yes way! savor an egg mcmuffin any time you like. a fresh cracked egg, melty cheese, canadian bacon and an english muffin with real butter.
with the coldest temperatures of the season - obviously this would not* be a good week-end - to be with-out** heat.alliant energy says - just like during the heat of the summer - - it's important to make sure - all *winter, equipment - is serviced - to help prevent any problems .the utility says taking small steps now - can save big money - and prevent dangerous* situations. "carbon monoxide is a colorless, odor-less, deadly gas - we need to have carbon monoxide detectors in every
the code is, you have to have them in your house." house."in iowa - utilities can't** disconnect service from customers - who haven't paid their bills - between november and april - - or* anytime - the temperature is twenty** degrees or lower. a cold day for any activities out-side - - and tomorrow those wind - chills will be dangerous. dangerous.marissa scott - is here - with the latest -- in your complete** forecast. it's going to be a bitterly cold night and day tomorrow.a wind chill advisory and wind chill warning are in effect for the viewing area through tomorrow morning.our current temps are in the single digits and our wind chills are below 0.overnight both our temps and wind chills will drop to below 0 with some wind chills plummeting to around 40 below. once again it's best to stay inside, and watch the n-f-l game tomorrow, but make sure you wear layers and bundle up if you have to go outside. satellite and radar is showing mostly cloudy skies in eastern
there are two democratic visions for regulating wall street. one says it's okay to take millions from big banks and then tell them what to do. my plan -- break up the big banks, close the tax loopholes, and make them pay their fair share. then we can expand health care to all, and provide universal college education. will they like me? no. will they begin to play by the rules if i'm president? you better believe it.
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when the calender turned to 20- 16... iowa state was 11 and 1... but since then... they've stumbled.. losing three of their first four big twelve games... and cyclone fans... are getting a little restless... the 'clones took their two-game losing streak to kansas state today... the offense was flowing early on... monte morris to abdel nader on a back cut... time to dunk... that was part of a 24-3 run... and so was this... morris lobs it up high to jameel mckay... and he rocks the rim... iowa state up big... then just before the half... morris behind the back... pump fake... midrange... good.... iowa state up nine at the break.. and in the final minutes... morris closed the deal... with a defender right in his kitchen... he drills the three...
points... but the defense was what stood out... they held kansas state to 63 points.. they'll need a similar effort to ames... now to the mcloud center... northern iowa needing a win against loyola... the offense was hard to come by... so they needed some turnovers... they get one here... and it's jeremy morgan dunking at home at the other end... u-n-i up three at half... then in the second half... matt bohannon doing his thing... and that's knocking down three-balls... we're all tied at 30... later in the half... it's paul jesperson... spotting up and drilling a three... that cut the loyola lead to two... but the ramblers were just a little better today... ben richardson hits from three... and that was the dagger in cedar falls... northern iowa shoots just 27 percent in the game... and they lose to loyola, 51-41... they're now 2-4 in conference play... and the panthers are searching for answers... "just a ltitle bit of heart, just a little bit of passion. playing the game that we love
whatever it is that makes us go and go." go.""defensivley it was a lower possession game but we did enough defensviely .. on your home court your offense should get going at some point.and we did not get it going." the iowa men visited the breslin center on thursday... and won big... so now it's the women's turn... on saturday... lisa bluder's team traveled to east lansing for a matchup with michigan state... the unranked hawkeyes are looking to upset the 18th- ranked spartans... and in the first half... iowa was having their way... ally disterhoft down low... too much to handle... that's two of her thirteen points.... and then the michigan native... tania davis from downtown... yes... iowa goes up by fifteen... and the bench is lovin' it... but it all came crumbling down in the second half.... aerial powers gets to her spot... knocks down the jumper.... the hawkeyes gave up 57 points in the second half... and that's how you lose ballgames... michigan state
fran mccaffery's group returns to carver-hawkeye arena on sunday afternoon for a date with michigan... and both of these teams are coming off big wins... the hawkeyes are riding high after completing a sweep of michigan state... and the wolverines just knocked off maryland on wednesday... this game is proof that in big ten basketball... there are no breaks... i think everybody knows the thing in this league is... you enjoy this for a short period of time... you deserve it... got a tough one on sunday... michigan's playing as well as anybody... we'll have a great crowd at carver... and we'll be ready... now to n-a-i-a hoops... mount mercy at home against york... first half... mustangs lettin' it fly... kennedy alum ben struss from deep... he bangs it home... he led the way with 22 points... and shawn bedford junior did his thing too... he hits a triple... the mustangs had 11 three's on the day... then on the break... antwain strong... is too strong at the rim... he gets it to go and
wins a shootout, 103-99... they're now 15-5 on the season... next in sports... to be the best... you've gotta beat the best.. the chiefs strap it up against the patriots... highlights are coming up next... who's the rebel now? no way. yes way! savor an egg mcmuffin any time you like. a fresh cracked egg, melty cheese, canadian bacon and an english muffin with real butter. mcdonald's all day breakfast menu. yeah! it's time to start breaking some rules. [ horn honks ] okay, this is u.s. cellular, and this is verizon. now, same phones, but with u.s. cellular you get 6 gigs of 4g data for only $40 per month -- $20 less than verizon. and u.s. cellular's network was built to work in places
brady and the pats in the divisional round... third quarter, k-c down 14-6... brady looking for rob gronkowski... and he's got him... touchdown to the big fella... pats up 21-6... but these chiefs never say die... they march it right down the field... and alex smith hits albert wilson in the end zone... that's a ten yard touchdown strike... that cuts into the lead... final minutes... 27-13 score... it's the option play... smith pitches to charcandrick west for a touchdown scamper... but the only hope is an onside kick... and gronk takes care of that... chiefs fall to the patriots... 27 to 20 is the final from foxborough... a successful season in kansas city... but it's hard to see it come to an end... this is a good experience for
us... that's the way we'll take it... and we'll learn from our mistakes... and how we go about our business if we want to continue to play in the postseason... but i'm proud of my guys... they battled like crazy this
it's tough... in a game like this.. it's this time of year... and altogether they executed better and certainly had a good plan against us... and we weren't able to make the adjustments fast enough.... in the n-f-c... aaron rodgers and
the packers looking for revenge in arizona... but the cardinals struck first... carson palmer back to pass... he drops a dime to michael floyd... great throw and catch... 7-zip cards... but the packers got their groove on... second quarter... third down... rodgers finds jared abbrederis for 17 yards... that leads to a field goal... then next drive... more of the same... rodgers over the middle to abbrederis for 18 more... that also leads to three points... at halftime it was 7-6, arizona... right now... early in the fourth... packers are up 13-10... since losing by nine goals on january 2nd... the roughriders have hit their stride... with four straight wins... they went for five tonight at the stable...
the chicago steel to town... riders up 1-nothing after one -- and hugh mcging kicks the second period off with the powerplay goal -- that makes it 2-zip... mcging wasn't done though... later in the period - the deflection comes in --and mcging does the rest - his second goal of the night -- made it 3-nothing riders.... goalie ben blacker vital in this one -- steel have a chance here -- but the puck can't get past blacker and he falls on it --roughriders go on to win, 4-1... in indoor soccer... the rampage and silver knights went into overtime... and gordy gurson won it for cedar rapids with a goal 36 seconds into o-t... they play again friday in tacoma... that's a check of sports,
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shower mainly south of i-80. bitterly cold with wind chills counties. lows: -5 to -12 tomorrow: light snow early sunday morning then becoming sunny, and staying cold with wind chills below 0.wind chill advisory and warnings in effect for the viewing area through late sunday morning. 7-day forecast shows temperatures warming into the chance for some snow showers tuesday night. there's warm up at the end of the week with
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